COURSE SUMMARY
Course Title: 
Hindi I
Course Code: 
15HIN101
Year Taught: 
2015
2016
2017
2018
Type: 
Elective
Degree: 
Undergraduate (UG)
School: 
School of Engineering
Campus: 
Bengaluru
Chennai
Coimbatore
Amritapuri

'Hindi I' is a course offered in the B. Tech. programs at School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

To teach Hindi for effective communication in different spheres of life - Social context, Education, governance, Media, Business, Profession and Mass communication.

Unit 1

Introduction to Hindi Language, National Language, Official Language, link Language etc. Introduction to Hindi language, Devanagari script and Hindi alphabet.

Shabda Bhed, Roopanthar ki Drishti se - Bhasha – Paribhasha aur Bhed - Sangya - Paribhasha Aur Bhed - Sangya ke Roopanthar - kriya.

Unit 2

Common errors and error corrections in Parts of Speech with emphasis on use of pronouns, Adjective and verb in different tenses – Special usage of adverbs, changing voice and conjunctions in sentences, gender& number - General vocabulary for conversations in given context –understanding proper pronunciation – Conversations, Interviews, Short speeches.

Unit 3

Poems – Kabir 1st 8 Dohas, Surdas 1st 1 Pada; Tulsidas 1st 1 Pada; Meera 1st 1 Pada

Unit 4

Letter writing – personal and Formal – Translation from English to Hindi.

Unit 5

Kahani – Premchand: Kafan, Abhilasha, Vidroh, Poos ki rath, Juloos.

  • Prem Chand Ki Srvashrestha Kahaniyam: Prem Chand; Diamond Pub Ltd. New Delhi
  • Vyavaharik Hindi Vyakaran ,Anuvad thaha Rachana : Dr. H. Parameswaran, Radhakrishna publishing House, New Delhi
  • Kamtha Prasad Guru: Hindi Vyakaran, Best Book pub House, New Delhi
  • Poetry : Kavya Ras - Ed: T. V. Basker- Pachouri Press; Mathura